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The Borough of Butler had a population of 7,808 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Butler is located at latitude 41.0037 and longitude -74.3415 in Morris County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Butler encompass a land area of 2.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Morris County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 338 feet.
The Borough of Butler has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||7,808 (100%)|
|Population in Households||7,786 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||6,254 (80.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||22 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$94,554|
|Average Household Income||$114,103|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$46,315|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,289 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,030 (61.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,139 (34.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||120 ( 3.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$372,302|
|Average Home Value||$388,485|
|Housing Affordability Index3||117|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.55%|
|Per Capita Income||1.95%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.68%|
The table below compares Butler to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 190||65th|
|Population Density||# 168||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 233||57th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 239||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 247||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 251||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.